IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 20 / Issue 2 / pii/1999139

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Original Research

The role of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in cervical cancer development

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1 Chair of Oncology K. Marcinkowski University of Medicine Sciences, 1Centre of Health Care for Mother and Child. The Clinic of Holy Family, Poznan, Poland
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 1999, 20(2), 144–146;
Published: 10 April 1999

Previous Chlamydia trachomatis infection elevates expression of: I. TGFα in CIN I, CIN II, CIN III. 2.HPV 16 in CIN I, CIN II, CIN III and invasive carcinoma 3. Ki 67 in CIN III and invasive carcinoma. Chronic Chlamydial infection is very often associated with cervical hypertrophy.

Chlamydia trachomatis
Cervical cancer
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